Brother Eagle Sister Sky by Susan Jeffers


“How can you buy the sky? How can you own the rain and the wind?” That is how the book begin with words of Chief Seattle from over 100 years ago.  These words capture the belief of the Native Americans.  They believed that earth and every creature is sacred.

Key Ideas

  • Indian’s
  • Respect
  • Family
  • Upper elementary
  • Symbolism
  • Environment
  • Circle of life

Lesson Plans

Mother Earth

Drawing Conclusions

Native Americans


About annaworleyonline

Pre-Service teacher working on my Masters in Elementary Education at the University of South Florida.
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